After successfull installation of perl I tried to run the
which gave me the following error
Can't locate stdarg.ph in @INC (did you run h2ph?) (@INC contains:
.) at /usr/lib/perl5/site_perl/5.005/i586-linux/sys/syslog.ph line 76.
BEGIN failed--compilation aborted at test.pl line 2.
Well, I did run h2ph!! And there was still now stdarg.ph in my
filesystem (find / -xdev -name stdarg.ph)
After checking in some news groups I found the following sollution